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Restaurant Fri Jan 20 2012

Looking for Last-Minute Weekend Eats?

S&M's Underground hosts a five-course meal at an undisclosed location tonight and tomorrow (which has a waiting list); the soup with carrot, ginger, maple, creme fraiche and chives sounds like a great way to pass the time while people wrestle with the weather outside. Tickets $55.

West Town Tavern (1329 West Chicago) holds a Winter Farm-Wine dinner Sunday at 6pm; for $75, you'll get a five course meal (gnocchi, Wagyu beef, napoleons, etc.) featuring ingredients from Indiana's Green Acres Farm and Wisconsin's Hidden Springs Creamery.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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